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Young hiker injured near San Jacinto

SAN JACINTO - An injured youth who was hiking in a hard-to-reach spot north of San Jacinto was hoisted out of the location by rescue crews on a helicopter on Saturday, June 8. The injury occurred at about 9:25 a.m. near Gilman... — Updated 6/8/2019 Full story


Fire breaks out in storage containers near I-15 in Lake Elsinore

LAKE ELSINORE (CNS) - Firefighters doused numerous Connex boxes that ignited near Interstate 15 in Lake Elsinore on Saturday, June 8. The fire started at about 2:35 p.m. near the freeway's Lake Street on-ramp, according to the... — Updated 6/8/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Firefighters battling residential structure fire in De Luz

Cal Fire San Diego reported that the agency was at the scene of a residential structure fire in De Luz that was reported to be threatening vegetation in the area just after noon,... — Updated 6/9/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Investigators seek to ID source of Pechanga resort fire

UPDATE: June 4, 5:30 p.m. TEMECULA - An investigation was continuing on Tuesday, June 4 into what sparked a fire in an elevator shaft at the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula that... — Updated 6/4/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Wildfire erupts on west end of Hemet

HEMET - A brush fire that broke out on Wednesday, June 5 on the west end of Hemet blackened about 20 acres before being contained. The non-injury blaze was reported just after 4... — Updated 6/5/2019 Full story


Blaze damages Menifee residential property

MENIFEE - A fire that erupted on Tuesday, May 28 in a Menifee house damaged several rooms before it was knocked down. The non-injury blaze was reported about 11 a.m. in the 31000 block of Three Oaks Drive, near Charmaine Place,... — Updated 5/28/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Female bitten by rattlesnake in unincorporated Temecula

TEMECULA - CalFire Riverside reported that a female was bitten by a rattlesnake in unincorporated Temecula near De Luz in a report issued at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. The female was reported to have moderate injuries on the 46300... — Updated 5/28/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Report: Firefighters battling blaze next to Interstate 15 in Wildomar

WILDOMAR - CalFire Riverside crews are working to contain an acre-wide blaze along northbound Interstate 15, between Baxter and Clinton Keith roads, in Wildomar as of 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28. The California High Patrol was expected... — Updated 5/28/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Temecula charter school evacuated after unknown substance sickens kids

TEMECULA - Exposure to an unknown substance caused five students at a Temecula charter school to become ill on Wednesday, May 29, prompting authorities to evacuate the entire campus. The potential hazardous material exposure was... — Updated 6/3/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Blaze erupts alongside State Route 74, firefighters contain it quickly

MENIFEE - A grass fire that broke out on Wednesday, May 19 just north of state Route 74 in Menifee scorched about an acre before it was knocked down by firefighters. The non-injury blaze was reported about 2:40 p.m. in the area of... — Updated 5/29/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Blaze breaks out near Perris homeless encampment

PERRIS - A brush fire broke out on Wednesday, May 22 in Perris, quickly scorching six acres as winds from a storm cell hampered efforts to contain the blaze. The brusher, dubbed the "Orange Fire,'' was reported at 12:20 p.m. in... — Updated 5/22/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Firefighters snuff out Perris house fire

PERRIS - Firefighters managed to douse a small fire in a Perris home on Sunday, May 12 before it could spread to the whole residence. The fire was reported at around noon in the 1000 block of Florey Street, just off of North... — Updated 5/13/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Chemical spill closes Murrieta road

MURRIETA - According to Murrieta Fire and Rescue, a chemical spill has closed a road in the city and they will remain closed for up to three hours. The agencies said the chemical... — Updated 5/14/2019 Full story


Hiker suffers possible rattlesnake bite on trail near Lake Hemet

LAKE HEMET - A woman hiking south of Lake Hemet in the San Bernardino National Forest collapsed on Wednesday, May 15 after possibly being bitten by a rattlesnake and used her cell phone to summon paramedics. The hiker, whose name... — Updated 5/15/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Blaze burns vegetation alongside Hemet road

HEMET - A fire that broke out on Friday, May 3 along the main east-west corridor through Hemet was contained before threatening any structures. The non-injury blaze was reported about 12:15 p.m. adjacent to Florida Avenue, near... — Updated 5/3/2019 Full story

 By Jeff Pack    News

CalFire San Diego, North County Fire battling brushfire in De Luz

Update: 5:23 p.m., Friday, May 3: According to CalFire San Diego, the forward rate of speed of the fire has been stopped and crews will remain on the scene for several hours to mop... — Updated 5/3/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Fire scorches bathroom in Temecula home

TEMECULA - A bathroom in a two-story Temecula home erupted in flames on Saturday, April 27, though no one was injured. The fire was reported at 11:38 a.m. in the 43000 block of Tirano Drive, according to the Riverside County Fire... — Updated 4/27/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Firefighters battle house fire in Temecula overnight

TEMECULA - Cal Fire Riverside responded to reports of an established fire in the chimney and crawl space at a residential home in Temecula at 11:55 p.m. Sunday, April 21. Five engines responded and firefighters needed about an... — Updated 4/22/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Firefighters quickly extinguish house fire in Perris

PERRIS - Firefighters extinguished a blaze in the attic of a home in Perris in just 24 minutes, authorities said. Crews responded at 10:38 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 to 100 block of Coliseum Street and found a single story home with... — Updated 4/24/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Blaze damages mobile home, buildings in Winchester

WINCHESTER - A mobile home and several storage buildings were damaged on Monday, April 8 in a fire just west of Diamond Valley Lake in Winchester. The non-injury blaze broke out for unknown reasons about 1:45 p.m. in the 32900... — Updated 4/8/2019 Full story


Body found in car at scene of fire in Winchester

WINCHESTER - A body was found in a vehicle where a fire broke out on Monday, April 8 in Winchester. Riverside County Fire Department crews were sent to the area of La Ventana Road and Olive Avenue to douse a spot fire about 1:40... — Updated 4/8/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Flames damage Wildomar home

WILDOMAR - Flames damaged a single-family home on Monday, April 1 in Wildomar, near Lake Elsinore, authorities said. The fire was reported at 2:50 a.m. in the 2130 block of Loquat Street, the Riverside County Fire Department said.... — Updated 4/1/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

Blaze burns back half of Menifee home

MENIFEE - A fire damaged part of a single-story home in Menifee on Wednesday, April 3. The non-injury blaze was reported about 11:05 a.m. in the rear of the home in the 28000 block of Middlebury Way, near Sun City Boulevard,... — Updated 4/3/2019 Full story

 By City News Service    News

House fire in Wildomar consumes garage, damages roof

WILDOMAR - A fire erupted on Friday, March 22 in a Wildomar home, tearing through the garage and extending to the roof before it was contained. The non-injury blaze was reported about 1:10 p.m. in the 32000 block of Bayberry Road,... — Updated 3/22/2019 Full story

 By Valley News Staff    News

Blaze burns citrus grove west of Temecula

DE LUZ - A fire broke out in the afternoon on Monday, March 25 in a citrus grove in the hills of De Luz, blackening about two acres before it was partially contained. The non-injury brush fire was reported about 3:15 p.m. in the... — Updated 3/25/2019 Full story


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